SENIOR SHOW and URECA Student Art Exhibitions 2019

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SENIOR SHOW: May 2 – May 24, 2019 
URECA Art Exhibition:
 May 2 – May 15, 2019

Reception for SENIOR SHOW and URECA Awards: Thursday, May 2, 4-6 pm
Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery, Staller Center for the Arts
Stony Brook University
Free and open to the public

Stony Brook University presents its annual exhibition of works by senior art majors and minors and digital art minors. The juried SENIOR SHOW 2019 includes paintings, sculpture, ceramics, prints, photographs, digital media, mixed-media installations and works on paper by this year’s graduating class.

Screen Shot 2019-05-21 at 7.42.21 PMThe SENIOR SHOW is presented concurrently in the Zuccaire Gallery with Stony Brook’s URECA Art Exhibition. This exciting annual art exhibition is dedicated to celebrating outstanding artwork created on campus by Stony Brook University undergraduate students selected by Art Department studio art faculty.

The 2019 URECA Art Exhibition presents nearly 30 student artists in a group show composed of distinct expressive voices using a variety of media in drawing and painting, sculpture and ceramics, printmaking and photography, video and digital art. Sponsored by the Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities (URECA) and featured as a part of the Shirley Strum Kenny Student Arts Festival, this exhibition has juried awards and distinctions presented at the reception by the Interim Dean of Students and the Director of Gallery North.

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SENIOR SHOW AWARDS

President’s Purchase Award
Kyunga Kim, Simone, 2018, acrylic on canvas

Dean of Students Purchase Award
John Brunner, The Grand Creation, 2019, linocut print

Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Purchase Awards
John Brunner and Eileen Ofori, Dis//connected, 2019, linocut print
Laura Gasparik, Parallels, 2019, three silver gelatin prints
Natalia Guo, Fountain, 2018, digital photograph
Robert Jones, Over There, Over Where, Over There, 2019, acrylic on canvas (triptych)
Kyunga Kim, Light Blue, 2018, acrylic on canvas
Eileen Ofori, with a little help from my friends, 2019, linoleum print on canvas
Andrew Padovano, Stained-Glass Reflection, 2018, digital print
Stephanie Rowe, Subconscious, 2019, plaster and acrylic paint (from URECA)
Samantha Struzzieri,
Hypericum, 2019, acrylic on canvas
Xinyu Wu, World Edge, Network Center, 2018, oil on canvas

Staller Center Awards for Excellence
Jeanie Bogart, Fearless, oil on canvas
Juanwen Liu, The Gaze, oil on canvas
Matthew Loyd, The Anatomy of a Negro Protester, digital print
Eileen Ofori, Flower Bird, copper etching with watercolor
Zaineb Qureshi, Hold me Together, ceramic
Jessica Simms, it’s just a phase, ceramic
Xinyu Wu, OR, video
Tuo Zheng, Transition, wood

Support the SENIOR SHOW during Stony Brook University’s first-ever Giving Day! On April 30, click here to show your support of these talented student artists. #SBUGivingDay #SeniorShow2019

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Zuccaire Gallery Hours:
Mon-Fri 12-4pm
Saturday, May 4, 7-9pm
Free admission
The SENIOR SHOW 2019 and the 2018-19 Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery schedule is made possible by a generous grant from the Paul W. Zuccaire Foundation. Additional funding is provided by the County of Suffolk and the Friends of Staller Center.

Top image: SENIOR SHOW 2018, photo by Madison Wurz